Update – Two hikers successfully rescued on Muckish in thick fog

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Members of the Donegal Mountain Rescue Team were involved in their first rescue mission of 2016 last evening on Muckish. The alert was raised at around 15:45 when a male and female hiker went astray in fog on Muckish.

A search party was despatched, which located the walkers before 6 o'clock.

All were off the mountain safely by 10 o'clock.

Joe Brennan is DMRT's outgoing PRO.......